A virtual press conference from Sound & Video Contractor

Peter Erskine Records ‘Live’ Sound Using Auralex

web_peter_erskine_1.jpg

Santa Monica, CA – Legendary drummer, Peter Erskine has been at work capturing the essence of live performance for his latest album: Standards 2, Movie Music which features Alan Pasqua, Bob Mintzer, Darek Oles, and Peter Erskine. The new album is scheduled to be released on the Fuzzy Music label during the summer of 2010.

According to Erskine, the Auralex Acoustics® Aural•Xpander kit has made this process much easier by absorbing resonances before they ever reach the microphone while providing extra isolation. Auralex Acoustics ® specifically engineered the Aural•Xpander kit to address sonic issues such as external noise bleed, structure-borne resonance, and off-axis colorations. The components of the kit assist the engineer in delivering audio signals that are truly sonically robust, even in challenging environments. An Aural•Xpander kit consists of one 14? Xpander baffle, two 8? Tri•Xpander (triangular) baffles, four 6? Trap•Xpander (trapezoidal) baffles, and six PlatFeet structural resonance interrupters (enough to float two tripod/round-base mic stands, two cymbal stands, and two floor toms).

web_peter_erskine_2.jpg

Referring to his experience while recording the new album Peter Erskine stated, “’Live’ music is my favorite kind of music to play and hear. Capturing a live performance can present challenges, however, if unwanted noise or vibration enters the sonic picture. Recording our latest audiophile effort, Standards 2, Movie Music we were using KMF stereo microphones in a highly resonant space and we didn’t want to chance any low-frequency interference by way of any floor vibrations conducting themselves through the mic stand. Enter the Auralex PlatFeet isolators: a simple, elegant and effective solution to a potential problem… allowing me to go back to just thinking about playing the drums!?

About Peter Erskine & Friends

Peter Erskine & Friends includes Peter Erskine on drums, Alan Pasqua on piano, Bob Sheppard on tenor saxophone, Ambrose Akinmusire on trumpet and Edwin Livingston on acoustic bass. Erskine and Pasqua were both nominated for a Grammy this year in the Best Instrumental Jazz Performance category for their recording, ‘Standards’, on the Fuzzy Music label, (www.fuzzymusic.com) which is Erkine’s privately-owned independent music label.

About Auralex Acoustics, Inc.

Located in Indianapolis, Auralex Acoustics was founded in 1977 with a mission to provide top-performing acoustical treatment products at the best value. Since then, thousands of satisfied Auralex customers have experienced improved acoustics, expert advice and exceptional customer service. Auralex products enjoy widespread use among prominent artists, producers, engineers, corporations, celebrities and government agencies.

Auralex Acoustics has become the industry leader in innovative sound control solutions and continues to enjoy rapid growth through an international network of authorized dealers. Visit the Auralex Web site at www.auralex.com. Auralex can be reached via email at auralexinfo@auralex.com or by calling 1.800.959.3343.

Masque Sound Custom Audio Equipment Package Helps Audiences Discover Charming New Musical, FOUND
FSR Extends Line of Table Box Offerings With Introduction of T3-DV2S
Kensington Introduces PresentAir Pro Bluetooth 4.0 LE for Greater Versatility in Presentation Delivery
Kensington Launches USB 3.0 Hubs and Adapters, 4-Port USB Charger, and New Universal Soft Sleeves
Michael Feinstein and the Pasadena POPS Take to the Stage with DPA Microphones for Summer Concert Series
Christie and USIS Partnership Inspire AppNexus Employees with High Tech Office Spaces
Clay Paky Sharpys and B-EYEs and grandMA2 Consoles Amp Up the Energy at “Nights by Absolut” on Brooklyn’s Pier 9
Sennheiser Encourages Microphone Owners to Petition to the FCC in Light of Impending UHF Spectrum Auction
Zylight F8 LED Fresnel Delivers on Oregon Trail for Ken Willinger, SOC
Meyer Sound SB-3F Holds Key to Long-Distance Audio Clarity at Nebraska Memorial Stadium

About

Stay up to date on the latest technology news. Select press representatives post company news several times a day. Check back often to get the latest news on product releases, mergers and acquisitions, and product applications. To be included in this virtual press conference, please contact The Wire.

Calendar

April 2010
M T W T F S S
« Mar   May »
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930  

Your Account

Subscribe

Subscribe to RSS Feed

Subscribe to MyYahoo News Feed

Subscribe to Bloglines

Google Syndication